Tag Archives: sustainability

The Story of Solutions

The folks at Story of Stuff just released a new inspirational video with the real solution to environmental sustainability and resilience: changing the goal from a different “more” to a “better” future. Check it out:

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(True) Bugs in the City

After posting the link to the urban wildlife article, I heard about a group of scientists that study true bugs, or insects in the order Hemiptera, in roundabouts in England. I have since been given an article that I thought … Continue reading

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Infest the City with Nature!

I’ve been writing a proposal about using green spaces for habitat conservation and linking the increased biodiversity to improvements in human health and one idea I’ve been promoting is: Not all green spaces are created equal. This is a video from … Continue reading

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Isopod: The Roly Poly Science Game!

I’m excited to announce that a venture I’ve been lucky enough to be a part of is now available at your friendly iPad App store. It is called Isopod: The Roly Poly Science Game and is all about entomological fun … Continue reading

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Top This

Green roofs have been around for centuries. But as the planet heats up and open space dwindles, a renaissance in green-roof design is sprouting wild, new urban canopies: via Top This.

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Biodiversity under the bridge: Wetland conservation in suburbia

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.   ~Margaret Mead I’ve been working at Watsonville High School twice a week for the last two years … Continue reading

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The Story of Stuff

By now many of you may have seen Annie Leonard’s “Story of Stuff” film. She recently released another (after a few great ones in between) called The Story of Change. I just watched it and thought about sharing it, especially … Continue reading

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